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    Master in the Study of Addictions

    It addresses the root of the problem in the prevention and treatment of addictions from a psychodynamic approach.
    Field: Wellness and Psychotherapy Area
    Develop a comprehensive vision of the addiction phenomenon through analytical and research tools that allow you to deepen your knowledge of them and design individual, group and community interventions with an emphasis on risk and harm reduction.

    The Hebraic University is a leading academic institution of excellence in the training of professionals in the field of addictions.

    Addressing the consequences associated with the consumption of psychoactive substances in our country, as well as those of other types of addictions, the UH launched this innovative program with the aim of developing skills in educators and professionals in the area that allow them to create strategies that address this problem. in school and community settings.

    Why study MASTERY at UH?

    • Contents and subjects with a scientific and evidence-based approach
    • Social and comprehensive vision
    • Psychodynamic and risk and harm reduction approach
    • Teaching team with extensive experience
    • Study plan that integrates hours of practice
    • Agreements with institutions


    To make possible the professional practice of the students we have agreements with the Institute for the Care and Prevention of Addictions in Mexico City (IAPA) and the Centers for Youth Integration (CIJ).

    First semester

    • Introduction to the study of addictions.
    • Theories and explanatory models of addictions. -Neurological, pharmacological and clinical bases of addictions.
    • Foundations in addiction prevention.

    From the 2nd semester, students must choose based on their admission profile between the Specialty in Psychotherapeutic Intervention or Specialty in Preventive Intervention. Students will participate in supervised practice activities.

    Second semester - Psychotherapeutic Intervention

    • Analytical psychology of addictions.
    • Detection, evaluation and orientation of the addicted patient.
    • Psychopathology of addictions.
    • Personality structure of the addicted individual.
    • Group supervision begins.

    Second semester - Preventive Intervention

    • Prevention programs in the school and family context.
    • Prevention programs in the workplace and community context.
    • Design, implementation and evaluation of prevention programs.
    • Design of prevention campaigns in the media.

    Third semester- Psychotherapeutic Intervention

    • Brief psychodynamic intervention in addictions.
    • Clinical practice.
    • Fundamentals of the risk and harm reduction approach.
    • Research Methods.
    • Fundamentals of the risk and harm reduction approach.
    • Research Methods.

    Third semester- Preventive Intervention

    • Evidence-based preventive and treatment interventions.
    • In-service practice.
    • Research Methods.
    • Fundamentals of the risk and harm reduction approach.

    At the end of the third semester and covering the corresponding requirements, you obtain the degree of Specialty

    Fourth semester

    • Research seminar I.
    • Development of projects in addictions I.
    • Selected topics in addictions I (family and addictions).
    • Strategies for the prevention of risks and damages.

    Fifth semester

    • Research seminar II.
    • Development of projects in addictions II.
    • Selected subjects in addictions II (society, culture and addictions).
    • Public policies, legal and ethical framework in addictions.


    Mtro. Raúl Martín Del Campo

    Member of the UN International Narcotics Control Board (INCB)

    Mtro. José Manuel Castrejón

    Master in Comprehensive Care of Drug Use

    Lic. Lilian Hamui

    Psychologist, psychoanalyst and addiction specialist

    Dra. Carmen Millén

    Director of the Center for Educational and Community Responses, AC

    Mtro. David Romanowsky

    Addiction Specialist- MA, LADC

    Prof. Yolotlxochitl De la Paz Rodríguez

    Master in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy

    Joaquín Lladó

    Academic Coordinator of the Department of Education and Welfare

    Phone numbers: (55) 52 45 86 00
    National toll free: 800 8908 474
    Jaqueline Amaro: +52(55) 21 44 69 33
    Alina Rementeria: +52(55) 38 79 92 86

    Alliance with:

    This program has an Official Validity Recognition of Studies (RVOE) before SEP No. 20150056 dated March 11, 2015.

    • Start:
      August 11, 2020
    • Schedule:
      Tuesday from 4:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
    • Duration:
      5 semesters
    • Modality:
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